Reclaiming Lives: Pursuing Justice For Six Innocent Men (Paperback)
This story is about one woman's mission to find justice for six men she believes were wrongfully convicted in 1995. In the process, she discovers a connection between her past and what happened to these men and why she was compelled to get involved. This book is about surpassing limits, taking a stance, and acting on one's intuitions through innovation, creativity and humility. It is about overcoming the impossible through collaboration. It develops into a power of wills and never yielding to failure, fueled by compassion and putting others' needs first. It succeeds in restoring hope. Joan Treppa is a citizen advocate for the wrongfully convicted. She focuses her efforts on creating awareness about wrongful convictions and supports the Innocence Project organization. She is a strong voice for five Wisconsin men (and their families) currently fighting for their freedom. Joan's book has been selected as winner of the True Crime Non-Fiction category in the 2017 Best Book Awards sponsored by American Book Fest.